Soothing Center 2.0
Jul
29
to Sep 15

Soothing Center 2.0

Magnetic Sound sculpture open to public in this group exhibition.

The Soothing Center is an artist-made pop up spa aimed at combating the daily bombardment of negative stimulation embedded in our material and media cultures.

Opening Reception: July 29th 7-9 PM

Gallery Open to Public Every Fri, Sat, Sun 1-4 PM from July 29th to Sept 15th

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Vibrations: A Sound Experience
Jun
2
to Jul 2

Vibrations: A Sound Experience

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Opening Reception: Friday, June 2nd from 6-8pm

Boston Cyber Arts Gallery - 141 Green St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Vibrations: A Sound Experience is an interactive sound exhibition with work by MJ Caselden and Derek Hoffend. Consisting of artwork that utilizes sound, vibrations, and magnetism, the exhibition explores the potential for achieving alternate modes of consciousness through art experiences, while considering both art and the exhibition space as transformational tools lending the viewer the ability to abandon consciousness in order to achieve a measure of transcendence.

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Magnetic Sound Bath
Jun
1
7:00pm 7:00pm

Magnetic Sound Bath

@Boston Cyber Arts Gallery, 141 Green St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130-2245, United States

A meditative listening experience created by artist and inventor MJ Caselden. Participants are invited to lay back and listen as they are immersed in a wash of tranquil sounds. Soft sounds create a haven from the sensory stimuli of an active life, allowing participants to relax and self-reflect.

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Sounds for a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath Meditation with Aromatherapy (Four Sessions)
May
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

Sounds for a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath Meditation with Aromatherapy (Four Sessions)

430 Main Street Greenport, New York 11944

An exclusive one-day event with Brooklyn-based artist MJ Caselden and certified aromatherapist Christina Daigneault on the North Fork of Long Island to kick-off the summer season. 

Invented by sound artist and creative technologist MJ Caselden, magnetic sound bath creates mantra-like vibrations that guide listeners into deep states of rest. Certified aromatherapist Christina Daigneault will provide aromatic scents from organic essential oils during the meditation to complement the vibrations of magnetic sound.

Choose from four meditation sessions throughout the day to experience the power of magnetic sound bath with aromatherapy. 

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Fields of the Mind: Images, Spaces and Feelings from the Subconscious
May
13
to May 29

Fields of the Mind: Images, Spaces and Feelings from the Subconscious

Fields of the Mind: Images, Spaces and Feelings from the Subconscious

Hudson Gallery – 120 Main St, Gloucester MA 01930
May 13 to May 29, 2017

Opening Gala May 13th from 7-10pm

Hudson Gallery announces an opening gala and inaugural exhibit showcasing creative technologist MJ Caselden and experimental artist Donna Caselden. Fields of the Mind is a mother and son synthesis of visual and aural artwork exploring sound, magnetism, self-reflection and contemplation.

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Sounds For a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath
Apr
20
8:00pm 8:00pm

Sounds For a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath

141 West 28 St Suite 301, New York NY 10011

Created by sound artist and creative technologist MJ Caselden, magnetic sound bath creates mantra-like vibrations that guide listeners into deep states of rest.

During the meditation, participants will also enjoy a complimentary aromatherapy experience by Christina Daigneault, founder of Orchard Aromatherapy and co-author of forthcoming book, Plant-Powered Beauty

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Sounds for a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath
Apr
19
5:30pm 5:30pm

Sounds for a Calm Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath

135 Madison Avenue, 8th Fl, New York NY 10016

Tranquil sounds from magnetic energy provide an immersive meditative listening experience for relaxation, contemplation, and clarity. Created by sound artist and creative technologist MJ Caselden, magnetic sound bath creates mantra-like vibrations that guide listeners into deep states of rest.

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Natura Mathematica
Apr
6
to May 28

Natura Mathematica

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21 Ludlow Street, New York, NY, 10002

A group exhibition featuring Magnetic Sound sculpture.

Opening Reception: April 6, 6-8 pm

The Natura Mathematica

The beauty of pure mathematics is at the essence of all in nature. Not only is it the language of science but it is the basis of the systems behind everything we see- proportion, symmetry, sequences, repetition, fractals, patterns. Woven into our everyday surroundings, often only discernable to the practiced eye, mathematics is at the core of the natural world.

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Mimakaha: A Sonergy session to energize, entwine, and unwind
Mar
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Mimakaha: A Sonergy session to energize, entwine, and unwind

Experience immersive sound and somatic practice with breath work, meditation and connection in frequencies beyond language. Invited and engaged are lungs, hearts, songs, bowls, voice, Reiki, and vibrations from magnetic field.

This session will be facilitated by Malia Kulp, MJ Caselden, Katie Down and hannes bend.

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Magnetic Sound Bath Day Retreat
Feb
18
10:00am10:00am

Magnetic Sound Bath Day Retreat

A one-day retreat building immunity and community to strengthen ourselves for the winter season

Explore the many ways to find wellness this winter by engaging your body and mind for a one-day winter wellness retreat in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, including yoga, sound bath meditation, crystal energy healing, and a winter herbal remedies workshop, during which participants will create their own herbal wellness tea. 

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Interview + Soundscapes @ Wythe Hotel
Feb
12
10:00am10:00am

Interview + Soundscapes @ Wythe Hotel

A live radio broadcast of interview + soundscapes with artist and inventor MJ Caselden from the Wythe Hotel lobby, produced by creative agency WXW.

 

Caselden will use magnetic fields to induce vibration and sound in metal and wood, submersing the radio lounge in tranquil sounds, bringing a select audience into a listening space of chill.

 

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Magnetic Sound Baths @ Conscious Family Dinner
Jan
12
7:00pm 7:00pm

Magnetic Sound Baths @ Conscious Family Dinner

Conscious Family Dinner is a monthly sober dinner party filled with energizing interactions and experiential learning for transformation, healing, and empowerment.

Sound artist + inventor MJ Caselden will be on-site offering his Magnetic Sound Baths, immersive listening experiences. Participants are invited to lay back amidst a wash of meditative sounds.

The artist's intention is to create a tranquil haven from the sensory stimuli of an active life, allowing participants to access states of relaxation and self-reflection.

The installation is comprised of several sound-generating sculptures, electroacoustic works of art that use magnetic fields to induce vibration and soundwaves in metal and wood.

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Soundscapes @ Lift Floats
Oct
24
to Nov 11

Soundscapes @ Lift Floats

Soundbath sculpture set on display in chillspace of Lift Floats, a sensory deprivation/flotation center in Brooklyn.

The installation is an experiment in channeling mindful listening, immersing visitors in meditative soundscapes before and after flotation therapy sessions.

EDIT: This install is totally free and open to the public! You don't need to float to visit. So, go visit!

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Sound Bath for Yumi
Oct
10
7:30pm 7:30pm

Sound Bath for Yumi

A soundbath is an immersive listening experience. Participants are invited to lay back as sound artist MJ Caselden engages the group in a wash of sound. The project is an exploration of energy flow and vibration, and resultant impact on mood and consciousness.

MJ uses a series of custom sound-generating sculptures, transducing energy from digital algorithms into magnetic fields, inducing vibration in wood and metal, and projecting the vibrations as sound across the listening space.

Please bring your own mat, blanket, anything to lie down on to feel comfortable.

Please send RSVP for this event:   mj (at) caseldenstudios (dot) com

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Resonance & Chill-Out Listening @ House of Kava
Sep
17
8:00pm 8:00pm

Resonance & Chill-Out Listening @ House of Kava

Kava, an herbal tea native to Polynesia, "...is sedating and is primarily consumed to relax without disrupting mental clarity."[1] The evening will be an experimentation in creating atmospheric sounds for this tea room, House of Kava.

Artist MJ Caselden engages the space in a wash of sounds with custom acoustic sculpture, creating a sonic oasis for relaxation, listening, and chillage.

Stop in for a cup!

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Talk Talk Exhibition
Sep
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

Talk Talk Exhibition

Sounding Box #11 on exhibition with this group show exploring communication through technology.

"In a world of sounds, the first one that travels through our consciousness is our own. We can experience the process, the vibrations, the positioning of the mouth to create sounds that communicate our desires, pain, joy. The words are not enough, the whole body gestures, all are participants to create meaning in the delivery."

Soft Opening Sept. 7th 6-8 pm

Hard Opening Sept 22nd 6-8 pm

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NEW INC Showcase: "Public Beta"
Aug
4
to Aug 7

NEW INC Showcase: "Public Beta"

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Public showcase of Sounding Box sculptures in the New Museum's 231 Gallery for the NEW INC end of year group showcase, "Public Beta".

The exhibition will feature a lay-down space for participants to engage in a direct soundbath experience, basking in the sonic atmosphere produced by these electroacoustic sculptures.

Gallery hours 12 noon to 5 pm, Thurs 4th through Sunday 7th.

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Soundbath @ Catksill Zendo Monastery
Jul
3
to Jul 4

Soundbath @ Catksill Zendo Monastery

As part of the ONTOPO artist retreat, artist MJ Caselden integrates custom sound-generating sculptures into the Catskill Zendo temple. The experience is an exploration of the zen concept of mindfulness, applied in contemporary medium. Sound is offered as a focal point for group meditation.

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